The Transit North regional marketing area comprises all of Eastern Niagara County, Western Orleans County and
consists of a 10-mile population of 131,020 with an average household income of $85,167.
Canadian shoppers are abundant in our area due to the favorable exchange rate and the close proximity to the U.S. border. Niagara Falls, an international tourist destination with six million visitors per year, is located only 19 miles away.
Lockport is the county seat for Niagara County. The Transit North Corridor is the area’s major
transportation route with an average daily traffic count of 29,250 as well as the area’s major retail business district. (Source: Greater Buffalo-Niagara Regional Transportation Council.)
North is host to many national and regional retail businesses including; Walmart Supercenter, TJ Maxx, Maurices, Rue 21 ETC, SHOE DEPT., Home Depot,
Office Max, Panera Bread, Olympia Sports, PetSmart, Kay Jewelers, Payless Shoes, Tops Grocery Market, Aldi’s Market, and many more.
Transit North is an architecturally themed, historic shopping district. The Town of Lockport, City of Lockport
and Town of Pendleton, NY have embarked upon a bold new vision for the future of our major retail and travel
corridor, Transit North.
Location: (within 500 miles):
• 55% of U.S. Population
• 62% of Canadian Population
• Nationwide Rail Service
• Three International Bridges to Canada
• Six Million Tourists Visit Niagara Falls Annually
Our retail marketing research shows us that we have extensive growth capacity for additional retail businesses
within our market trade area. (Source: Nielsen Market Gap Analysis, Demographic Snapshot data sets.) In
addition, our residents have expressed direct interest and support to bring in new retail business.